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post #11 of 19
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Ikea desks are great. Mine is white with black legs. You wont be disappointed if you go for either of those and put your tower ontop thumb.gif
Ok great because I dont want to buy this, build it, and then be disappointed that would suck!
post #12 of 19
One thing to keep in mind is the weight of your system and anything else you put on the desk vs the weight capacity of the desk. For instance my HAF X tips the scale at 65lbs.
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post #13 of 19
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One thing to keep in mind is the weight of your system and anything else you put on the desk vs the weight capacity of the desk. For instance my HAF X tips the scale at 65lbs.
Right, I will have to check that, but then I dont feel like that will be too much of a problem. Definitely will check though! thumb.gif
post #14 of 19
my desk has no space for a pc so i got it on the floor but now i dont feel good leaving it there, have such small space to deal with
post #15 of 19
I never understood the desire to keep a tower up on the desk, most of the pics in the computer room thread baffle me. But I suppose I can understand it to some extent, put a lot into how the tower looks it should be a centerpiece. For me though I prefer floor and out of sight if possible. If I can make it disappear so much the better. But I am a bit ocd about symmetry. Hard to maintain symmetry with a computer tower involved.
Edited by Tadaen Sylvermane - 2/28/14 at 9:07am
 
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post #16 of 19
On the floor, PC-A17B with Lian-Li wheel stand. Photos here:

http://www.silentpcreview.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=66864
post #17 of 19
On the desk all the way. Even though mine doesn't even fit I put a lot of money and going to put more into I wanna see it and when people come over I want them to see it.


I'm in the process of designing and building my own desk so I get exactly what I want
Edited by jthm4goth - 3/2/14 at 1:31pm
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post #18 of 19
I'm too old to care whether people like or see my computer nor would the people I know care but I do keep it on the desk because I prefer it and it stay's cleaner.
 
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post #19 of 19
I'd be afraid to put a tower on my desk; knowing my luck it'd get knocked over and fall off. A cube case maybe if I had room.
I prefer to keep my pc on the floor, though, right next to the desk is most space efficient for my workflow, and right now I have a Galant with the tower on the inside of the legs up against them which uses space that wouldn't otherwise get utilized unless I moved the file cabinet there (since it's under the long part, it's out of my leg-space). I also don't happen to care about showing off my PC since it's not in a public space.
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